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Two arrested in Litchfield, had stolen items from across region
MnDOT seeks public participation for Statewide Bicycle System Plan
Failure in rotor hub stalls south wind turbine
MPCA completes 60 enforcement cases in quarter
Man gets stayed prison, long probation for criminal sexual conduct
NASCAR: Part-time anchorman Kenseth has his eye on Richmond victory
Prep Track: Willmar boys first, Card girls second at Rocori Invitational
NHL Playoffs: Wild’s Cooke suspended for seven games
The Insider: Jackson, Knicks owner already clashing
MLB: Colabello’s big night leads Twins to win in extra innings
Paul McCartney to play Fargo on July 12 and Minneapolis on August 2
Stephen Colbert named to takeover 'Late Show' on CBS
4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
Bemidji featured as FX posts first seven minutes of 'Fargo' series
Mickey Rooney, versatile actor and master showman, dies At 93
Best Western Plus opening marks end of 3rd phase of reconstruction
Family Dollar to cuts jobs, plans to close about 350 stores
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
BlackBerry severs sales ties with T-Mobile
Nominatinations sought for B2B’s ‘5 Over 40’ issue in west central Minnesota
Dale Herman Weilage
Hanley S. Reigstad
Jerry A. Bengtson
Genevieve Margaret Niklaus
Helen M. Person
Pahl — Odens
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
Twitter rolls out new look to user profile pages
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
Valle — Steinhaus
Cartoon by Joe Heller
Editorial: It’s time to get weather prepared
Letter: Do we need ‘placemaking’?
Letter: The stigma of mental illness
Midwest Opinion: Wind farm reclamation deserves consideration
September 20, 2013
EPA sets first-ever curbs on power plant pollution
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration on Friday announced first-ever regulations setting strict limits on the amount of carbon pollution that can be generated by any new U.S. power plant, which quickly sparked a backlash from supporters of the coal industry and are certain...
news / nation
September 20, 2013 - 1:32pm
January 23, 2011
Fisherman's death linked to carbon monoxide poisoning
ATWATER -- An initial investigation indicates that carbon monoxide poisoning was the cause of death of a male individual found non-responsive Sunday morning in a fish house on Lake Elizabeth, the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office reports. The sheriff's office responded after a 911...
January 23, 2011 - 7:42pm
July 31, 2010
Study: Carbon taxes would have substantial impact on sugar beets: Three scenarios
FARGO, N.D. -- U.S. sugar production will decrease "substantially" if carbon emissions are taxed at projected rates, says a new analysis by the Center for Agricultural Policy and Trade Studies at North Dakota State University in Fargo. Richard "Skip" Taylor and Won W. Koo at NDSU...
July 31, 2010 - 12:00am
March 11, 2010
N.D.'s AG wants change in Minn. carbon regulations
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty supports changing a state law that makes it difficult for North Dakota to sell electricity from new, coal-fueled power plants to Minnesota, a Pawlenty spokesman said Wednesday. Some predict Minnesota lawmakers will be less receptive...
news / state
March 11, 2010 - 8:30am
December 30, 2009
Cold weather brings health, safety risks
WILLMAR -- By the time winter is over, local emergency medical workers figure they'll have treated at least a few cases of hypothermia, broken bones from falling on ice, chest pains triggered by shoveling snow, and even a few snowblower-related injuries. Be careful out there, because...
news / local
December 30, 2009 - 12:00am
March 3, 2009
Letter: Real reasons for climate change
You've probably noticed the new green and black receptacles shaped like a bottle, posted near gas stations and other retail stores.
opinion / letters
March 3, 2009 - 12:00am
February 28, 2009
Letter: The global warming controversy
Since the Democrats have again assumed power in Washington, the theory of global warming is getting more than its share of attention. According to Al Gore, global warming is man-made. He also claims that it's a direct result of burning fossil fuels. However, there are two obstacles...
February 28, 2009 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Teen gets probation, community service for BB gun assault
WILLMAR -- An 18-year-old Willmar teen was sentenced Monday to probation until his 19th birthday, 100 hours of community service and 61 days at Prairie Lakes Youth Programs on a charge of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon for a June 28 incident involving a carbon dioxide-powered...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am